Digital danger zone: Tackling cyber security

Article from:,, January 2012

The protection of critical national infrastructure has long been a serious concern to governments in the Middle East.  Achieving this is no longer to limited to physical security; it now includes the very real and growing need to enhance cyber security.

This article discusses the increasing number of international cyber attacks and the challenges of securing networks and control systems in the national oil, gas, power, water and electricity sectors.  Eric Byres and other experts comment on current security concerns and suggest ways of dealing with them. Digital danger zone: Tackling cyber security Digital danger zone: Tackling cyber security